Disney Streaming to assemble some ‘Avengers’ for TV

Step aside DC Streaming service. The REEL360 team may have to subscribe to Disney Streaming first now. According to Variety, Disney is assembling some of The Avengers as the company preps to launch its upcoming streaming service. Apparently, the Mouse is in early development on an ambitious plan for a number of limited series centered … Continue reading “Disney Streaming to assemble some ‘Avengers’ for TV”

Fay Ferguson, Urban Grind, The Avengers, Apple

CAF honors Burrell’s Fay Ferguson Burrell Communications tweeted that The Chicago Advertising Federation (CAF) named agency Co-CEO, Fay Ferguson, as the 2017 Silver Medal Award winner. Ferguson is the 22nd professional to receive the prestigious award. Nominated for her outstanding service in the advertising industry both locally and abroad, Fay is among an elite group … Continue reading “Fay Ferguson, Urban Grind, The Avengers, Apple”

Kargo, Tronc, The Avengers, Radio Hall of Fame in news

Kargo seeks to reduce damages awarded to former employee

Arguing that a New York Labor law should not apply to a Chicago resident, mobile ad shop Kargo filed a motion last Friday to reduce the $40 million awarded to former employee Alexis Berger by $36.5 million.

Berger was the former SVP of Sales for the Midwest and West Coast for Kargo when she filed an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) claim in spring 2016. Prior to her late-July termination, she was the agency’s highest paid employee and managed approximately 30 employees.

Actress Charisma Carpenter responds to Joss Whedon interview

Former Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel actress, Charisma Carpenter, has weighed in on director Joss Whedon’s interview with Vulture Magazine. On Martin Luther King Day, Vulture published an interview with Whedon where he “broke his silence” about accusations from the Justice League set and other productions such as Buffy. In the interview, Whedon mentioned … Continue reading “Actress Charisma Carpenter responds to Joss Whedon interview”

Thor and Passing star Tessa Thompson is new face of Armani

Armani Beauty is has announced American actress Tessa Thompson as the newest face. Thompson will feature in both the campaigns for the iconic Luminous Silk Foundation and the new Lip Power, shot by Swedish photographer Mikael Jansson. Luminous Silk Foundation is known to be the first expression of Armani’s philosophy of perfecting the complexion with the lightest touch, and comes with a … Continue reading “Thor and Passing star Tessa Thompson is new face of Armani”

Director Chloé Zhao joins Superprime

Los Angeles-based production company Superprime has added two-time Academy Award-winning Chloé Zhao (Nomadland, The Eternals) to its roster of talented filmmakers. Chloé is a Chinese writer, director, editor and producer.  In September, Chloé appeared on Time Magazine’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world, on the heels of repeatedly making history … Continue reading “Director Chloé Zhao joins Superprime”

Six reasons why Marvel and Kevin Feige made me believe in Santa

Anyone who knows me, knows that I am a hardcore superhero fan. Even more so, I am a hardcore DC Comics fan. For an entire childhood through 40 some years of puberty, I believed Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern, Martian Manhunter, Hawkman, Hawkgirl were way more heroic and captivating than the likes … Continue reading “Six reasons why Marvel and Kevin Feige made me believe in Santa”

Spider-Man: No Way Home triggers a Twitterstorm for [SPOILER]

Warning: Spoilers! This whole article is about a major spoiler plot point from the film Spider-Man: No Way Home! On Friday, December 17, 2021 (technically Thursday 12/17) Spider-Man fans braved the pandemic to see the latest installment of our friendly neighborhood hero. In the film, Tom Holland plays the web-slinger whose real-life identity was outed … Continue reading “Spider-Man: No Way Home triggers a Twitterstorm for [SPOILER]”

Eleven of the most spectacular moments in Spider-Man: No Way Home

Warning: this is a list of spoilers for the film Spider-Man: No Way Home. Tom Holland, Zendaya, and Benedict Cumberbatch, along with an impeccable cast of villains broke box office records, as well as the multiverse this past weekend, proving that Spider-Man fans are willing to brave a deadly pandemic in order to avoid having … Continue reading “Eleven of the most spectacular moments in Spider-Man: No Way Home”

Spider-Man webs up the box office record books

It’s official, Sony and Marvel’s Spider-Man: No Way Home is the second-highest opening EVER at the domestic box office with $260M, overtaking Disney/Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War‘s $257.698M. Sony updated their international box office, which takes the film starring Tom Holland, Zendaya, Benedict Cumberbatch, and other huge stars to $340.8M abroad, yielding a $600.8M global debut, still … Continue reading “Spider-Man webs up the box office record books”

Spider-Man: No Way Home has been certified Fresh

The world has been abuzz over leaked behind the scene photos and possible appearances of previous Spider-Man actors for months. Spider-Man: No Way Home made its debut for critics and press across the country Monday night, giving a glimpse into what fans can expect from the film. Currently, the film is 94% fresh based on … Continue reading “Spider-Man: No Way Home has been certified Fresh”

Recap: First three episodes of Hawkeye are on point

WARNING!!! This article contains major spoilers for the first three episodes of the new Marvel series Hawkeye on Disney+! We are currently deep into the MCU’s phase 4 and it has not been disappointing fans! WandaVision showed us how the Scarlet Witch processed her grief, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier gave us a new … Continue reading “Recap: First three episodes of Hawkeye are on point”

Producer Amy Pascal reveals plans for new Tom Holland Spiderman trilogy

Tickets recently went on sale for Spider-Man: No Way Home and so many fans rushed to ticketing websites and apps that they crashed, which shows the world that we need at least three more Tom Holland Spider-Man movies and guess what? That’s exactly what we’re getting! Producer Amy Pascal revealed in a new interview with … Continue reading “Producer Amy Pascal reveals plans for new Tom Holland Spiderman trilogy”

Lexus unveils Marvel’s Eternals-inspired vehicles

Now, this is cosmic. The Eternals is having its red-carpet premiere tonight in Hollywood and to celebrate Lexus it’s drawing inspiration from the new cosmic heroes Lexus and Marvel Studios have collaborated to design ten character-themed concept vehicles, based on all ten super heroes from the highly anticipated film. The film centers on an exciting … Continue reading “Lexus unveils Marvel’s Eternals-inspired vehicles”

Eternals: Kumail Nanjiani tries to park his Lexus in spot directed by Russos

Some things are worth preserving at all costs. If you’re Kingo (Kumail Nanjiani) in Marvel Studios’ Eternals, this includes your gleaming new Lexus IS 500 sports sedan. And it’s our Reel Ad of the Week. As the exclusive automotive partner of Marvel Studios’ Eternals, Lexus has dropped a marketing campaign today with a long-form video … Continue reading “Eternals: Kumail Nanjiani tries to park his Lexus in spot directed by Russos”

Marvel sues to retain rights to Iron Man, Spider-Man, Black Widow and more

Just when it seems like all is fine in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, actually it’s not just look at the Black Widow/Scarlett Johansson lawsuit, comes news of a new legal battle which could be on the level of “The Blip” proportions. TheWrap is reporting Marvel is suing to prevent losing copyrights to many key Avengers … Continue reading “Marvel sues to retain rights to Iron Man, Spider-Man, Black Widow and more”

Hawkeye: His post-blip past comes back to haunt him in first trailer

At the beginning of Avengers: Endgame, we learned that Clint Barton’s family was wiped out after Thanos snapped his fingers while wearing the Infinity Gauntlet. This sent Hawkeye to become the assassin Ronin, who went down a dark path of slicing up underworld leaders like cold cuts. Now in the amazing first trailer for the … Continue reading “Hawkeye: His post-blip past comes back to haunt him in first trailer”

Shang-Chi brings in $94m over Labor Day weekend

Disney claims the Friday-Sunday gross for Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings was $75.5 million, and estimates that with Labor Day added the total will be at least $94 million for the four days.  On Sunday Disney projected that Shang-Chi would finish the extended weekend with $90 million from 4,300 theaters, but the … Continue reading “Shang-Chi brings in $94m over Labor Day weekend”

Award-winning agency vets drive launch of hybrid company Rideview

Driven by a lifelong passion for cars and a desire to steer automotive content in thrilling new directions, award-winning agency standouts Yates Holley and John Kim have announced the launch of Los Angeles-based hybrid company, Rideview. Fueled by a mission to become a one-stop-shop for automotive art direction and visualization, Rideview offers services including visual effects, … Continue reading “Award-winning agency vets drive launch of hybrid company Rideview”

Spider-Man: No Way Home trailer gets ’90s style animated remix

Happy Friday from Reel 360! The trailer for Spider-Man: No Way Home broke the 24-hour all-time record for most global views with a whopping 355.5 million, snapping to dust the previous record held by Avengers: Endgame, which drove 289 million views. Now, if you are a kid of the ’90s, there’s a good chance you were a fan … Continue reading “Spider-Man: No Way Home trailer gets ’90s style animated remix”